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Triethanolamine lauryl sulfate

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TEA-Lauryl sulfate; Akyposal TLS; Cycloryl TAWF; Cycloryl WAT; Dodecyl sulfate triethanolamine salt; Drene; EMAL T; Elfan 4240 T; Emersal 6434; Lauryl sulfate triethanolamine salt; Laurylsulfuric acid triethanolamine salt; Maprofix TLS; Maprofix TLS 500; Maprofix TLS 65; Melanol LP20T; Propaste T; Rewopol TLS 40; Richonol T; Sipon LT; Sipon LT-40; Sipon LT-6; Standapol T; Standapol TLS 40; Steinapol TLS 40; Stepanol WAT; Sterling WAT; Sulfetal LT; Sulfuric acid, dodecyl ester, triethanolamine salt; Sulfuric acid, monododecyl ester, compd with 2,2',2''-nitrilotriethanol (1:1); Sulfuric acid, monododecyl ester, compd with 2,2',2''-nitrilotris(ethanol) (1:1); Sulfuric acid, monododecyl ester, compd. with 2,2',2''-nitrilotris(ethanol); TEA lauryl sulfate; Texapon T-35; Texapon T-42; Texapon TH; Triethanolamine dodecyl sulfate; Triethanolamine monododecyl sulfate; Tylorol LT 50; Ethanol, 2,2',2''-nitrilotris-, dodecyl sulfate (salt); Tris(2-hydroxyethyl)ammonium lauryl sulphate; [ChemIDplus]




Liquid or paste; [HSDB] Colorless liquid; [CAMEO] 40% aqueous solution: Pale yellow liquid; [MSDSonline]


Used as surfactant for firefighting foams, textile auxiliary and dye dispersant, wetting, foaming, and dispersing agent (industrial, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals), detergent (hair dyes, cosmetics, and industrial and household cleaners), and emulsifier in emulsion polymerizations; [HSDB] Used for refining and processing of metals; [IUCLID]


An eye irritant; May cause corneal damage on prolonged contact; [CAMEO] A skin and eye irritant, based on animal studies; [IUCLID] An irritant; May cause serious eye injury; [MSDSonline] See "Triethanolamine."

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